Technological change underpins much of the change seen in the telecom industry over the last decade. New technologies were vital to the creation of a "cloud" industry sector, and the growing maturity of the IoT ecosystem. Understanding trends in telecom, cloud & IoT markets therefore must involve deep dive analysis of new technologies: what new process or service do they enable, what problem they claim to solve, what companies or processes they compete with, who benefits from the change, who are the early leaders, and what kind of market growth is likely.
In 2018, our technology-focused research target two big areas: self-driving (autonomous) vehicles, and artificial intelligence. Our planned reports for the year include the following: